Quality sable paint brushes, are a wise investment for artists of all abilities. They are a Natural animal hair product. Sable brush hairs return easily to a point, they hold a good quantity of colour and have the capacity to release it steadily. Cheaper brushes do not load well with water and have a habit of losing hairs. Sable brushes give a steady release of water and colour. They also clean and rinse quicker compared to more inexpensive synthetic and mixed fibre brushes.
SG Artist brush ranges have been carefully chosen to provide artists of all abilities with the most comprehensive choice of shapes and sizes.
The Rounds are very versatile brushes. They are excellent for laying washes, fine lines, touching in and detail.
The Flat Wash, also known as one-stroke, has a square-shaped head that forms a sharp chisel edge to hold plenty of colour, making it ideal for laying washes and clean linear strokes.
The Script and Rigger are long-haired round brushes with an extra-fine point and good colour-holding, allowing for fine lines and tapered strokes.
The Fan Blender is an attractive fan-shaped head used for the subtle blending of colour, distant trees and foliage.
The Filbert paintbrush has a thick ferrule and hairs that are, on average, medium to long hairs in the shape of an oval. Filberts are particularly effective in blending work, usually of a figurative nature